EVENT: State of the Older Adult - November 2, 2016 (More Information)
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January 18, 2017
During International Week, the Department of Social Work held a forum for student and faculty participants to present on issues of social justice specific to regions where they had traveled.
December 9, 2016
The Department of Social Work, in partnership with the community organization ElderAlliance, Inc., hosted The State of the Older Adult: The Time is Now.
November 11, 2016
Hunter speaks with Field Educator about her book Social Work Field Directors: Foundations for Excellence.
October 14, 2016
Approaching its 20th year, faculty in the College of Health and Behavioral Studies began providing the Life in the State of Poverty simulation to expose students to the challenges faced by low-income families.
Welcome from Social Work
Welcome to the JMU Department of Social Work! Our Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree prepares students for beginning professional practice, and is the entry-level credential as recognized by the National Association of Social Workers. Our program is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, qualifying our BSW graduates for consideration for Advanced Standing in MSW programs across the nation. More >